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Auto Show Sneak Peek Party

Come out, have a great time, meet Brian, and support the Brian Grant Foundation! Your ticket price of $100 goes to support our work and is 90% tax deductible.

Click here to purchase tickets online! […]

By |December 1st, 2016|Community, Grant's Army|Comments Off|

Boot Camp Webinar

BGF’s Power Forward Boot Camp is a high-intensity exercise program for people in the early stages of Parkinson’s. The aim is to get people with Parkinson’s exercising at their highest intensity, at the earliest […]

By |November 23rd, 2016|Exercise|Comments Off|

Nuts About Granola

The holidays are fast approaching! If you’re looking for a healthy breakfast option, check out our granola recipe that’s packed with the health benefits of nuts. Add berries for more nutritional benefits and sweetness […]

By |November 14th, 2016|Nutrition, Nutrition Tip|Comments Off|

WPC 2016 Wrap Up

The World Parkinson Congress came to Portland from September 21-23, 2016 – and we kicked it off with an outdoor mob workout! Throughout the week, BGF hosted an exhibit space where participants were able […]

By |November 4th, 2016|Brian's Story, Community|Comments Off|

Roasted Pumpkin Seeds

If you’re getting ready for Halloween, don’t forget to save the seeds from your jack-o’-lantern. Roasted pumpkin seeds pack a nutritional punch for their small size, and are filled with vitamins and nutrients like […]

By |October 27th, 2016|Nutrition, Nutrition Tip|Comments Off|

Outdoor Mob Workout

We’re kicking off a week of activities for the World Parkinson Congress with an outdoor “mob” workout on Sunday, September 18, 2016 from 10:30am-12:00pm. We’re excited to bring Parkinson’s exercise experts Nancy Nelson and […]

By |September 13th, 2016|Exercise|Comments Off|

Sun Safety

Record temperatures mean extra precautions when it comes to your skin! Everyone should be careful when they’re out in the sun – and people with Parkinson’s have an increased risk of skin cancer, which […]

By |July 25th, 2016|Community, Wellness|Comments Off|

Four Tips for Healthy Grilling

Across the U.S. people are firing up their grills to celebrate the Fourth of July. If you’re grilling today, check out our tips below to make it healthy, delicious, and PD-friendly!

Choose Lean Meats
Choose lean […]

By |July 4th, 2016|Nutrition, Nutrition Tip|Comments Off|

PD-friendly Granola

Nuts are a great healthy snack because they’re filled with nutrients and healthy fats. This recipe from our Powering Forward Wellness Retreat for PD-friendly granola is loaded with nuts! Serve with yogurt and berries […]

By |June 20th, 2016|Nutrition, Nutrition Tip, Uncategorized|Comments Off|

BGF Welcomes New Board Members

BGF welcomes Mark Byrum of Portland, Ore. and Juan Rodriguez of Sacramento, Calif. to its board of directors. The new members will serve a three-year term to help guide BGF’s programs to empower those […]